RHIC 2008 programme unveiled

The Russia & CIS Hotel Investment Conference (RHIC) has unveiled its programme for this year’s event. The theme, “Art of Discovering Hotel Investment Opportunities”, will explore why this part of the world according to Daniel Thorniley of The Economist, appears to be on the edge of exploding into one of the major economic powerhouses of the world.The organisers have also lined up a powerful line-up of speakers, that includes Dr Daniel Thorniley, Senior Vice President, Economist Group; Arthur de Haast, Global Chief Executive Officer, Jones Lang LaSalle Hotels; Ed Fuller, President & Managing Director, Marriott International Lodging; Kurt Ritter, President & Chief Executive Officer, The Rezidor Hotel Group and Georg Folian, Chief Executive Officer, Warimpex AG. The conference patron HRH Prince Michael of Kent GCVO will open the event.

Subjects of RHIC will include: Is Russia Really The Best Kept Business Secret In The World? Why Choose Russia & CIS?; What Is The View From Industry Leaders’ On Investment In Russia & CIS Compared To Other Destinations? Session 1 - Investment In New Developments - Going It Alone Or Working With Partners? Where Are The Hot Spots In The CIS?

The detailed programme is now available at: www.russia-cisconference.com/programme